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US-USSR Relations / Arms Control / Human Rights Issues #115140

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 21, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Mtg. of Secretary of State George Shultz and USSR foreign min. Eduard Shevardnadze in Moscow, USSR , to discuss human rights issues prior to upcoming Reagan-Gorbachev summit reported Report introduced

(Moscow, USSR : John McWethy) Issue of human rights reported discussed during meeting between Shultz and Soviet dissidents here. [SHULTZ - says he would like to meet them again elsewhere.] Demonstration by Jewish refuseniks in Moscow reported; scenes shown of protest, blocking of cameras and Shultz-Shevardnadze meeting Arms treaty reported not possibly finished by time of summit.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Reagan reported calling for Senator ratification of arms control treaty for intermediate-range weapons.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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